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  • What do the symbols on Facebook’s Home Page mean?

  • The silhouette of two people shows where friend requests are managed. The chat bubbles represent inbox and instant messages, and the globe icon houses notifications. Just to the right of those symbols is a lock icon, representing privacy settings. The upside-down triangle is a drop-down menu of page settings.

  • Why do I see lens symbol next to some names on Facebook?

  • If you see Lens symbol next to some names, it means Facebook is auto-suggesting them based on your search query. The cross (X) icon next to the search queries lets you remove them from search history. 5.

  • What do the icons on the Facebook page mean?

  • This icon represents Facebook pages. It lets you access the pages that you manage, view your liked pages, create a new page, and more. The TV or Play icon is the Facebook Watch shortcut from where you can watch videos.

  • What do the symbols on my messages mean?

  • Here鈥檚 what each symbol means: An unfilled blue or grey circle means that your message is being sent. This indicates that the message has been sent from your end but it鈥檚 not been delivered yet.